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Ami In The News

Mar 26, 2013 In The News
A bipartisan group of 20 House freshmen - mostly made up of Democrats — has told House leaders there's a better chance of reaching a House-Senate budget deal if they are allowed to play a larger role in the process.
Mar 26, 2013 In The News
Freshman Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.) and Rep. Ami Bera (D-Calif.) will propose legislation that applies the sequester to congressional pay as soon as constitutionally possible, which means in the next Congress. The bill would apply an 8.2 percent cut to member pay, the same cut being made to discretionary spending under the sequester.
Feb 26, 2013 In The News
In November's election, the citizens spoke loudly and decisively. They expect President Barack Obama and Congress to work together on the important issues of the day: speeding up our slow economic recovery, getting people back to work and getting our budget in order so that we don't leave a mountain of debt to our children and grandchildren.
Feb 8, 2013 In The News
For the past three years, some Republican and Democratic lawmakers have sat next to each other during President Barack Obama’s annual State of the Union speech to Congress in a largely meaningless one-night show of bipartisanship.
Feb 8, 2013 In The News
On the fourth floor of the Longworth House Office Building, a short distance down the white marble hallway from the elevator, Rep. Ami Bera is still unpacking things in an office that just last month was somebody else's.
Jan 24, 2013 In The News
A political maneuver by House Republicans to include a "No Budget, No Pay" provision in legislation to temporary suspend the federal debt ceiling has given freshman Democratic Rep. Ami Bera the chance to act on one of his key campaign pledges.
Jan 22, 2013 In The News
The new Congress looks like a changing country, and California’s delegation looks a lot like the change.
Jan 11, 2013 In The News

On January 6, Congressman Ami Bera was on NPR Weekend Edition with his colleague Congressman Rodney Davis (R-IL) to discuss working together regardless of party to move our country forward.